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1919 Waterboat House

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3 Fullerton Road The Fullerton Waterboat House, Singapore 049215, Singapore
+65 6538 9038
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:30
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singapore
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely dinner last night in 1919 Waterboat House, a charming 3 story Arte Deco annex next to the Fullerton Hotel. We went for the 3 course Singapore Dining week set menu and every dish was excellent and beautifully presented. The service was attentive without being hovering, and we had a beautiful view of the Marina Bay from the... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the restaurant later than our appointment time, however the Manager Kader still greeted us with a wide smile. As it was raining that day, we couldn't bring our baby stroller with us, he offered to help to get the stroller from the carpark at One Fullerton. However in order not to trouble him we rejected his offer... More 

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Thank Kathy O
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good and attentive service, delicious food. We had a seat by the window which looked out at Marina Bay Sands. We were there for lunch during Singapore Restaurants Week and the meal matched our expectations.

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Thank 673eunicet
Houston, Texas
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98 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We came up to the rooftop bar for some happy hour drinks. You get a great view of Marina Bay Sands in the background. The drinks were great!

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Thank Lauren S
Shanghai, China
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46 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I took my wife here for her birthday. We were a bit surprised to find only one other couple dining. The ambience was nice and food good. Drinks on the roof after dinner allowed us to take in a great view.

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Thank Doug C
Bolton, United Kingdom
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311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Went here with my wife, first for drinks on the rooftop and then meal in restaurant. Lovely views over Marina and river. We were the only people in restaurant but it didn't matter. Great service. Portion sizes are small but beautifully presented. Not an issue. We had our deserts back on roof. Lovely evening

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Thank BrianML
Limbourg, Belgium
1 review
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Such a disappointing experience. The restaurant is very pretty but the staff are not trained and the food is below cafe's standards. Extremely small portion (we had to eat at home afterwards) despite ordering the menu. Prices are ridiculously high for such a poor level of service and quality. It s too bad cause the place is lovely but clearly,... More 

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Thank JESS D
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We accidentally came here...just being curious about the sign downstairs. It totally worth to climb the few stairs to the rooftop. The view to Marina Bay is awesome ! Staff is friendly, drinks served quickly and the music is nice !

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Thank Krisztián R
larkhall
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this place when in Singapore for New Year's Eve gala dinner and to watch the fireworks.had a lot of hassle using bank transfer from UK to book dinner then having to use sister in laws Amex to book drinks package nearer event but thought it would be worth it as it was my 60th birthday as well.I don't... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We went there to celebrate my birthday and our anniversary. We grabbed a drink on the side terrace before having our meal inside. The inside decor is very nice and elegant. The staff was very attentive, they had even printed nice Happy Birthday cards for me. They were very efficient throughout the evening. The food was incredible - from the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$70
Cuisine
European, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:30
Saturday
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Fullerton Road The Fullerton Waterboat House, Singapore 049215, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore>  > Marina Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Marina Bay
  • Phone Number: +65 6538 9038
Description
1919 Restaurant & The Rooftop Bar

Located at the entrance to the Singapore River and adjacent to the Merlion Park
the waterboathouse was built in 1919. Various historical items are displayed on tables and the walls as a connection to the history of the building and location. Entry to the restaurant is up the original staircase to the first floor, and on the rooftop directly above 1919, is the zsister establishment- The Rooftop.

The Rooftop offers a more initimate perspective on the roofttop drinking experience.
Located on the open air rooftop of the heritage listed The Fullerton Waterboat House, the prime harbourfront location presents unobstructed views across both the Singapore CBD skyline and the new developments around Marina Bay.

The menu features contemporary interpretations of European dishes-using fresh seasonal ingredients.

The Rooftop serves from a Drinks and Bar Bites menu, with the food being prepared in the kitchen of 1919 Waterboathouse Restaurant one floor below. Drinks offered include Signature Cocktails- muddled infusions of fresh tropical ingredients without artifical sugars such as "The Orhcard"- vodka, apricot, apple, cinnamon & lemon; and the "Merlion Punch" -vodka, passion fruit, white peach & pineapple. Other refreshing cocktail specialities include Cuban Mojitos- Classic, Berry Twisted, and Lychee.
Premium spirits and a selection of NV and vintage champagnes are avaialble by the bottle, draught beers are Heineken and Erdinger, and a range of specialty beers are imported exclusively from Japanese artisan brewery Baird Brewing.

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